FIVE KNITS EVERY WOMAN NEEDS

Wrap up in the new season’s best styles, from statement sweaters to the cosiest cashmere around

THE ROLL NECK

Epitomising an effortless Parisian vibe, the roll neck is perennially stylish, whether you choose to wear it in classic black, a bright colour or with a chic stripe. Perfect for tucking into high-waisted skirts or pants, a slim-fitting roll neck will balance out voluminous proportions on your lower half. For extra Beatnik points, pair with this season’s favourite hat, a beret.

THE FLUFFY SWEATER

Tantalising textures are a great way to add some new-season fun to your knitwear. We love this fluffy V-neck, which has cosy written all over it. Contrast is key when styling: pair this soft, slouchy knit with a sharply-tailored skirt- or leather pants to give it the necessary edge.

THE CABLE KNIT

When the weather’s grey and drizzly, the only thing we want to wear is a thick cable-knit sweater, preferably in a mood-lifting colour. After all, how can you feel grumpy when you’re snuggled up in yellow? Wear this sweater with tartan pants and your warmest coat to face the freeze in style.

THE STATEMENT SWEATER

Say hello to the knit that will have you jumping for joy. Featuring every colour under the sun – or cloud, as the case may be – this statement piece will cheer up your closet no end, and looks fabulous with jeans or, for a dressier look, a block colour midi skirt. Shrinking violets need not apply.

THE CASHMERE CREW NECK

Swaddle us in cashmere and we’d be happy forever. The classic cashmere crew is luxuriously soft and timelessly beautiful – invest in one now and you’ll be wearing it on winter walks for years to come. The simplicity of the cut makes this sweater wonderfully versatile. Tuck it into a pencil skirt to dress it up or keep it casual with boyfriend jeans and sneakers.

Editor: Sophie Hines / Photographer: Jonty Davies / Hair stylist: Bjorn Krischker / Make-up artist: Karina Constantine / Model: Ava Smith

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